Tourism industry As terror attacks recede, tourism in Pakistan starts to thrive

After a bone-jarring mountain journey, Alan Cameron surveys the snow-capped peaks of Pakistan’s north near the Saiful Maluk lake. "It’s beautiful -- well worth the effort," he said, holidaying in a country better known for terrorism than tourism. More

Interactive map Time travelling with Luxembourg's best castles

With almost 100 castles and ruins spread across the country, the Grand-Duchy has a rich history, with some ruins date back to as early as the 10th Century. Wort.lu lists the top 13 castles and ruins that will transport visitors back in time. More

Russia-linked ads Facebook plans big overhaul of political ads after criticism

Facebook Inc., under fire over Russia’s use of its social network to spread pre-election discord in the US last year, pledged a sweeping overhaul of political advertising and said it will give Congress all the evidence it has on the campaigns. More

Foodwatch Recent egg scare shows flaws in food alert system

Recalls of unsafe food products often reach consumers too late or not at all, the campaign group Foodwatch stated, calling for tighter oversight after a Europe-wide scare erupted over insecticide-tainted eggs. More

Unveiling Samsung eyes reset with new Galaxy Note 8

The Samsung Galaxy Note 8  is unveiled at the Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2017 event on August 23, 2017 in New York. 
Samsung executives introduced the Note 8 "phablet" at an event in New York City, repeatedly thanking fans who had remained loyal to the device."None of us will ever forget what happened last year," Samsung president of mobile communications business DJ Koh said as he opened the event.
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Samsung on Wednesday unveiled a new model of its Galaxy Note as it seeks to leave behind the debacle over exploding batteries in the previous generation of the device, and mount a renewed challenge to Apple and its soon-to-come iPhone 8. More

Picadilly in Stadtbredimus 18 wines and one secret recipe

Picadilly 2017, Foto Lex Kleren

Carefree celebrations in the immediate vicinity of the Moselle River: thousands of wine lovers celebrated, danced and tried to solve the secret of the mysterious drink during the Picadilly celebrations. More